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Angels in America by Tony KushnerIn two full-length plays--Millennium Approaches and Perestroika--Kushner tells the story of a handful of people trying to make sense of the world. Prior is a man living with AIDS whose lover Louis has left him and become involved with Joe, an ex-Mormon and political conservative whose wife, Harper, is slowly having a nervous breakdown. These stories are contrasted with that of Roy Cohn (a fictional re-creation of the infamous American conservative ideologue who died of AIDS in 1986) and his attempts to remain in the closet while trying to find some sort of personal salvation in his beliefs.
Angels In America
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Sign in. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! IMDb More. Edit Angels in America Roy Cohn 6 episodes, Mary-Louise Parker Harper Pitt 6 episodes, Jeffrey Wright
Set in , the film revolves around six New Yorkers whose lives intersect. The film explores a wide variety of themes, including Reagan era politics, the spreading AIDS epidemic , and a rapidly changing social and political climate. HBO broadcast the film in various formats: two 3-hour chunks that correspond to Millennium Approaches and Perestroika , further divided into six 1-hour "chapters" that roughly correspond to an act or two of each of these plays; the first three chapters "Bad News," "In Vitro," and "The Messenger" were initially broadcast on December 7, , to international acclaim, with the final three chapters "Stop Moving! Angels in America was the most-watched made-for-cable film in , and earned much critical acclaim and numerous accolades: at the 56th Primetime Emmy Awards , it became the first and currently only program in Emmy history to win in every major eligible category, and won all four acting categories. It also won in all five eligible categories at the 61st Golden Globe Awards. As disease and loneliness ravage Prior, guilt invades Louis. Both Pitt and Cohn are in the closet : Pitt out of shame and religious turmoil, Cohn to preserve his power and image.
He also appeared in the HBO film version of The Normal Heart, A cast member of Kushner's Angels in America since its world Left: Emma Thompson, Right: Mary Louis-Parker and Jeffrey Wright in Angels in America.
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Sign in. Louis abandons a hospitalized Prior; Joe and Roy confide in each other over drinks. Later, Prior hears voices from his hospital bed while Louis solicits sex from strangers, and Joe makes a drunken Cohn is diagnosed with AIDS. He pushes Joe to take the job in Washington so he can help Cohn keep his job. Prior becomes more sick and goes to the hospital, Louis can't handle being there for him so A fight with Joe leaves Louis badly scarred; Roy plays a final practical joke on Ethel; Prior wrestles the Angel and then addresses a review board in Heaven; Harper heads out West; Prior, outliving